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Fantastic Fiction: 2-Heart of the World & the Mahatma and the Hare

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The second of a special Leonaur four volume collection of fantastic stories
H. Rider Haggard's ability to give his audience a good tale well told is not in question. He was one of the most popular authors of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and some of his novels are well known-at least by title-to almost everyone. His story of Ayesha-'she who must be obey
Hardcover, 380 pages
Published June 8th 2010 by Leonaur Ltd
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Neil Davies
May 13, 2014 Neil Davies rated it it was amazing
Heart Of The World, while not his best or most original story, is nevertheless a great H Rider Haggard adventure tale of hidden cities and strange rituals edged with a touch of the supernatural. On its own I would have given it four stars. The biggest surprise came with The Mahatma And The Hare, a short story I was a little unsure about. I'd heard that it was strange and based at least to some degree on a dream that he had and so I didn't quite know what to expect. All I can really say is that ...more
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Sir Henry Rider Haggard was an English writer of adventure novels set in exotic locations, predominantly Africa, and the creator of the Lost World literary genre. His stories, situated at the lighter end of the scale of Victorian literature, continue to be popular and influential. He was also involved in agricultural reform and improvement in the British Empire.

His breakout novel was King Solomon
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